8 days in Jamaica Itinerary

8 days in Jamaica Itinerary

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8 days in Jamaica Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Ocho Rios
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
2
Montego Bay
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Toronto

1
night
Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios ©
A trip to Ocho Rios, the tourist hub of Saint Ann Parish, offers travelers a staggering amount of activities and cultural attractions.
On the 11th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Dunn's River Falls and Park, get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and then look for gifts at Mohans Duty Free. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Green Grotto Caves, contemplate the long history of Firefly, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Island Gully Falls.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ocho Rios travel itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Ocho Rios is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of car and flight. In December, Ocho Rios is much hotter than Toronto - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Montego Bay.

Things to do in Ocho Rios

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Green Grotto Caves, Firefly
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Dunn's River Falls and Park ©
Dunn's River Falls and Park
Swim with Dolphins
Green Grotto Caves ©
Green Grotto Caves

5
nights
Montego Bay

Montego Bay ©
The second largest city in Jamaica, Montego Bay boasts an international airport and a major cruise-line terminal, so it regularly receives a big influx of visitors to the island.
Head to Tropicana Jewelers and Jewels In Paradisefor plenty of shopping. Ahhh...Ras Natango Gallery and Garden and Greenwood Great House will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Montego Bay's surroundings by going to Falmouth (Scuba & Snorkeling & Diamonds International) and Negril (Seven Mile Beach, Irie Art, & more). There's lots more to do: explore and take pictures at Rose Hall Great House, play a few rounds at Three Palms Ocean Course, look for gifts at The Craft Market at the Hip Strip, and kick back and relax at Doctor's Cave Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Montego Bay trip builder.

You can take a bus from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Montego Bay are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Montego Bay

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Negril, Diamonds International Jamaica
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Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Rose Hall Great House ©
Rose Hall Great House
Doctor's Cave Beach ©
Doctor's Cave Beach

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